FROM STAFF REPORTS
Justin Flewellen set a single-game rushing record for Lincoln Christian, finishing with 421 yards on 34 carries Friday night in the Bulldogs’ 45-20 win over Christian Heritage at Dennis Byrd Stadium.
Flewellen’s record-setting night got off to an impressive start in the first quarter, as the Lincoln Christian running back galloped 84 yards for the touchdown that put the Bulldogs up 7-0.
Christian Heritage, however, tallied 13 unanswered points to close out the quarter and take a 13-7 lead.
Lincoln Christian managed to outscore Christian Heritage, 26-7 in the second and third quarters to overtake the 33-20 lead.
Nathan Fimple returned an interception 69 yards for a touchdown in the second quarter and Micah Wilson completed a 16-yard touchdown pass to Schwoegler right before halftime as Lincoln Christian led 21-13.
Flewellen tallied a pair of second-half touchdowns on runs of 97 and 3 yards; while Wilson finished with a 41-yard touchdown pass to White. Fimple also contributed with a 23-yard touchdown run.
Through the air, Wilson completed 13-of-27 passes for 205 yards and two touchdowns.